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1935.577AB (RS242149)

Description

A pair of black leather shoes bound with black grosgrain and trimmed with a purple rosette. Shoes have square toes, steel buckles, spring heels, and white leather lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1874
Inscriptions
1. Handwritten on lining of shoe (A): ""Droit"" 2. Handwritten on lining of shoe (B): ""Gauche"" 3. Handwritten on lining of both shoes: ""v66fo4net/ Mlle Russel.""
Location of origin
France
Material
leather
stitching
Object type
Clothing; Footwear
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
Leather
leather
Patent
Shoe
shoes (footwear)
stitching
Women's clothing
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.577AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Samuel Hammond
GUSN
13133
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